Influential Brits

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Invented the world wide web
Pomp and Circumstance marches
Led the allied forces at Waterloo
Invented the telephone
Founded the Church of England
Described by Hitler as 'The most dangerous woman in Europe'
Pioneered research into black holes
Scored a hat-trick in the 1966 world cup final
The 'Bard of Avon'
Four time Victorian Prime Minister who paved the way for free trade and social reform.
Revolutionised nursing in the Crimea
Female 'M'
Actor whose works include Equus and the Woman in Black
Black and white movies star
Battle of Britain pilot with no legs!
Victorious Admiral with a column
Female Prime Minister, led Britain into the Falklands war
Founder of the Beatles
Member of the Rolling Stones with rather extraordinary dance moves
Invented the steam locamotive
Proposed the theory of evolution by natural selectoin
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Raced Roald Amundsen to the South Pole
Rose up against the Romans
World's highest paid TV actor, roles include Bertie Wooster, the Prince Regent and Dr. House
A pioneering engineer who is said to have built Britain's railways
Only Jewish Prime Minister, Earl of Beaconsfield
Basil Fawlty and Sir Lancelot
Campaigned for the abolition of slavery
Created Middle Earth
Creator of Muggles and Quidditch
We shall fight on the beaches...
Invented the computer and cracked the enigma code
Led the suffragette movement
Lord Protector who conquered Ireland
A famous Christmas ghost story
First James Bond
Empress of India
Designer of iPod, iPad and Mac
The three laws of motion
Privateer who circumnavigated the world
Discovered Penecillin

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